Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Helmand
21st May 2019

Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Helmand

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Airstrikes killed five civilians in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand province, officials and local media confirmed Monday. Residents of Taliban-held parts of the province staged demonstrations outside a public hospital in provincial capital Lashkargah … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills 25 soldiers in Farah province
7th May 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills 25 soldiers in Farah province

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A Taliban attack killed 25 soldiers in western Afghanistan, an official confirmed on Monday. Defying Afghan government’s calls for truce during the holy month of Ramadan, the Taliban assaulted a military check … Continued

Afghanistan: Eight police killed in Taliban attack
29th Apr 2019

Afghanistan: Eight police killed in Taliban attack

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) – A Taliban attack on police station Sunday killed eight police and left five others wounded in western Ghor province of Afghanistan, according to local officials. Speaking to the press, Habibuhlah Radmanish, … Continued

Afghanistan: 3 US military personnel killed by Taliban
10th Apr 2019

Afghanistan: 3 US military personnel killed by Taliban

By Umar Farooq and Shadi Khan Saif   WASHINGTON (AA): Three U.S. service members were killed and three more injured in a Taliban-claimed suicide car bombing on Monday near a U.S. military base in Afghanistan, officials confirmed. The wounded were … Continued

Afghans protest civilian deaths in alleged US air raid
25th Mar 2019

Afghans protest civilian deaths in alleged US air raid

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Carrying dead bodies, residents of Afghanistan’s Kunduz province on Saturday protested a deadly air raid in the war-ravaged country allegedly committed but denied by U.S. forces. Accusing the the Taliban of deliberately … Continued

Afghanistan: Highest civilian casualties in 2018
25th Feb 2019

Afghanistan: Highest civilian casualties in 2018

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The UN on Sunday said it has documented nearly 11,000 civilian casualties across Afghanistan in 2018, the highest ever figure in the war-torn nation. A total of 10,993 civilian casualties, including 3,804 deaths … Continued

Afghanistan: 58 die in fresh clashes between Taliban, Afghan forces
6th Feb 2019

Afghanistan: 58 die in fresh clashes between Taliban, Afghan forces

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL (AA): At least 36 members of the Afghan security forces and 22 Taliban terrorists have been killed in fresh clashes in the country’s north, officials and local media confirmed Tuesday. The renewed fighting coincides with … Continued

Afghanistan bleeds with 1,700 casualties in January
4th Feb 2019

Afghanistan bleeds with 1,700 casualties in January

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Afghanistan saw a bloody start to the new year with over 1,700 war-related casualties in January alone. Figures compiled by Anadolu Agency suggest more than 900 people were killed and at least … Continued

Afghanistan: US airstrike kills scores of civilians
25th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: US airstrike kills scores of civilians

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 16 members of a single family have been killed in an airstrike by U.S. forces in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand province, officials and local media confirmed late Thursday. Helmand Governor Mohammad … Continued

Afghanistan: Death toll rises to over 120 in suicide car bomb
22nd Jan 2019

Afghanistan: Death toll rises to over 120 in suicide car bomb

By Shadi Khan Saif and Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The death toll in a suicide car bomb attack in central Maidan Wardak province has risen to 120, an official said on Monday. Sharifullah Hotak, a member of … Continued

Afghanistan: Truck bombing kills 4, injures 113 in Kabul
15th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: Truck bombing kills 4, injures 113 in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA):- At least four people were killed and 113 more wounded as a massive truck bombing jolted the Afghan capital on Monday, an official confirmed. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack. … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill over 40 troops
11th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill over 40 troops

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 40 Afghan troops were killed on Thursday in separate Taliban attacks in six different northern and western provinces, local officials said. Mohammad Jawad Hijri, spokesman of the Takhar governor’s office, … Continued

Afghanistan: US airstrikes kill 4 civilians
8th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: US airstrikes kill 4 civilians

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): U.S. airstrikes killed at least 4 civilians in Afghanistan on Monday, a local said. Army regiment spokesman Mohamed Hanif Rezai told Anadolu Agency that the NATO-led U.S. drone strike targeted a Taliban … Continued

Afghanistan: Attack on Govt compound kills 43
25th Dec 2018

Afghanistan: Attack on Govt compound kills 43

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL (AA): Gunmen stormed a government building in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday and killed 43 people in a standoff with security forces lasting some eight hours. One police officer was among those killed, … Continued

US drops nearly 6000 bombs in Afghanistan in 2018
1st Dec 2018

US drops nearly 6000 bombs in Afghanistan in 2018

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA):In what appears to be statistical proof of evident upsurge in the Afghan war, the US announced to have dropped close to 6000 bombs in Afghanistan this year so far. According to the … Continued

Afghanistan: 10 dead, 29 wounded in bomb, gunfire attack in Kabul
29th Nov 2018

Afghanistan: 10 dead, 29 wounded in bomb, gunfire attack in Kabul

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people died and 29 were wounded in a car bomb followed by gunfire in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, in an attack claimed by the Taliban, police said. … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide bombing kills 43 people celebrating Prophet’s birthday
21st Nov 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide bombing kills 43 people celebrating Prophet’s birthday

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide bombing at a religious ceremony in capital Kabul on Tuesday killed at least 43 people, officials and local media confirmed. Najib Danish, spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, told Anadolu … Continued

Afghanistan: Blast at campaign rally kills 22
14th Oct 2018

Afghanistan: Blast at campaign rally kills 22

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Just days before national parliamentary polls, at least 22 people were killed and more than 30 wounded in a blast at a campaign rally in northern Afghanistan, officials confirmed on Saturday. Mohammad … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack on election rally kills 13
3rd Oct 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack on election rally kills 13

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 13 people were killed and more than 20 wounded when a suicide bomber targeted an election rally in eastern Afghanistan, an official confirmed Tuesday. The bomb blast targeted the political … Continued

Afghanistan: 32 civilians killed in suicide bombing
12th Sep 2018

Afghanistan: 32 civilians killed in suicide bombing

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide bomber on Tuesday attacked a crowd of protesters in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 32 people and leaving over 128 others wounded, an official confirmed. An hour after the blast … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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